Worthington Galleries – Rembrandt Etching “Adoration of the Shepherds”
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  • ARTIST Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669
    TITLE “Adoration of the Shepherds : with the Lamp”
    MEDIUM Original Etching on ivory laid paper
    PLACE MADE: Netherlands
    DATES ca. 1654
    DIMENSIONS Plate: 4 1/8 x 5 1/16 in. (10.5 x 12.9 cm) Sheet: 4 5/8 x 5 5/8 in. (11.7 x 14.3 cm) (show scale) Framed – 17 7/8″ H x 18 5/8″ W
    SIGNATURE Lower center in plate: “Rembrandt f.”
    VERSO Label verso with reference information – State II/III, Bartsch #45, Hind #273.
    COLLECTIONS European Art
    DESCRIPTION Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669). The Adoration of the Shepherds: With the Lamp, ca. 1654. Etching on laid paper, Plate: 4 1/8 x 5 1/16 in. (10.5 x 12.9 cm).
    CONDITION Etching having a sharp, dark impression with good contrasts. Very slight toning to paper. Minor abrasions to frame. Float mounted and housed in a gilt wood frame.
    REFERENCES New Hollstein 279 I/III; Bartsch 45 I/II; Biörklund 54-I I/II; Hind 273 I/II; Middleton 238; Munz 226 I/II; Nowell-Usticke 45 I/III; White & Boon 45 I/II

  • Weight

    4lb.

    Height

    18"

    Width

    19"

    Depth

    2"

    Weight

    4lb.

    Height

    18"

    Width

    19"

    Depth

    2"

    Artist / Maker

    Rembrandt

    Date

    17th Century

    Frame

    Yes

    Kind

    Prints

    Medium

    Etching, Ink

    Origin

    Netherlands

    Other

    Matted

    Size

    M (up to 30 in.)

    Subject

    Figurative, Genre, Religious

    Support

    Laid Paper

    Title

    Adoration of Shepherds: With the Lamp